Fire and Life Safety Strategy

NSW Electrified Train Network

Fire and Life Safety Strategy

Client: Transport for NSW – Freight, Strategy and Planning
Location: NSW Electrified Train Network
Roles: Senior Project Development Manager
Budget: $500k (Study Value)

InfraSol led the development of a Fire & Life Safety (FLS) management strategy for TfNSW to inform future investment into FLS for the underground network of the NSW Passenger Network in support of increasing service levels and patronage.

 

The Strategy gained executive support throughout the development from the Rail Futures Executive Committee.

 

Key Outcomes

  • Created a risk ranking of all tunnels and underground stations in the NSW electrified rail network
  • Developed the strategy, vision and objectives for management of FLS risk & informing investment decisions
  • Initiated and managed the project team, including Technical Advisor, safety and risk consultants, to deliver in a challenging timeframe
  • Managed regulatory reviews and global benchmarking as inputs to the strategy
  • Established an FLS Advisory Group to engage a wide range of stakeholders both TfNSW & external
  • Gained executive support throughout the development from the Rail Futures Executive Committee
  • Developed a standardised fire risk assessment methodology